Nakashima sought out the “soul” of the wood, finding remarkable pieces of wood for his furniture. Carpathian burl elm,and is on a Minguren 1 base. The actual color is much warmer than the images. This table comes with the original Bill of Sale and correspondence. The name of the owner, Peggy Nittel, of Florida, is written on the bottom of the piece. The date is c 1975. 15.25 x 71.5 x 24.